Understanding open source databases

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Open source databases are attractive, but the gift of the source code can come with several catches, some explicit and some implicit. Read More.

What is open source?

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It's difficult to overstate the role of open source in today's world, as it intersects with just about every piece of software and hardware. Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur Security VB Home Page Aiven category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Facebook Open source

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Elastic vs. AWS highlights open source monetization dilemma

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Read Kurt Marko take a look at how the Elastic NV v/s Amazon Web Services saga highlights how open source software vendors need to change in the era of cloud computing on Tech Target : The cloud has upended assumptions in almost every industry and profession, and the commercial open source market is no exception.The […].

Digital Twin Consortium pursues open source collaboration

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The Digital Twin Consortium facilitates an open standard for digital twins across multiple vendors, open source projects, and collateral. AR/VR Dev Enterprise VB Home Page category-/News digital twins open-source standards

Understanding Open Source Business Models for the C-Suite

Choosing software to bake into your architecture is a long-term decision and it is important to understand all the implications of your choice. Learn three key areas that should be considered when evaluating a particular open source project.

LinkedIn open-sources Greykite, a library for time series forecasting

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Greykite, a library for time series forecasting, is available on GitHub in open source courtesy of LinkedIn. Read More.

Linux Foundation launches open source agriculture infrastructure project

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The Linux Foundation has launched AgStack, a new open source digital infrastructure project aimed at the agriculture industry. Read More.

Boundless: Commercial open source geospatial software

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Boundless’ global customer base uses the OpenGeo Suite, a complete open source geospatial web services stack, to deploy solutions for web mapping, transportation, telecommunications, open government, and a diverse range of other solutions. The OpenGeo Suite provides a continually updated geo web services platform along with maintenance agreements that include support and training to support the growing functionality of continually enhanced open source geospatial software.

Cutting Slack: When open source and team chat tools collide

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VentureBeat looks at some open source Slack alternatives, including Mattermost, Rocket.Chat, Zulip, and Element/Matrix. Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur Mobile Social VB Home Page Element Matrix Mattermost Microsoft Teams Open source Rocket.Chat Slack Zulip

Trend Micro brings open source vulnerability data to security teams

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Trend Micro and Snyk announced a new product designed to offer "continuous insights" into open source vulnerabilities for security teams. Read More.

Open source API gateway KrakenD lands at the Linux Foundation

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The Linux Foundation has added open source API gateway KrakenD to its arsenal of projects, where it will now be known as the Lura Project. Read More.

Open Source is Quickly—and Rightfully— Becoming Enterprise’s First Choice

Open source is not just a community, it’s a movement. And while its popularity has, of course, existed for decades, its accelerating growth in today’s enterprise is unmistakable. Find out why enterprises are going all-in on their open source strategy.

Wizards of OSS: Industry perspectives on open source software

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The web's growth over the past 30 years has been fueled by open source software. But what would a world without open source look like? Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page Aiven Facebook Open source OSS Capital presto Starburst Data Trino Two Sigma Ventures

Red Hat: Enterprises embraced open source during the pandemic

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Enterprises continued to embrace open source software through the pandemic, according to a new Red Hat report. Read More.

Rapid7 bolsters open source security with Velociraptor acquisition

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Rapid7 announced that it has acquired Velociraptor, an open source platform focused on endpoint monitoring. Cloud Dev Enterprise Security VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Computer Security Open source Rapid7 Velociraptor

What is an open source program office?

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The open source program office provides structure and formalizes the existence of open source software, tools, and projects inside a company. Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page Aiven Alliander Linux Foundation Open source open source program office Oskari Saarenmaa

OSS Enterprise: A newsletter all about open source

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VentureBeat is launching the OSS Enterprise newsletter to help you navigate the complex world of open source. Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Open source OSS Enterprise

Open Source & Open Standards: Navigating the Intricacies of a Symbiotic Partnership

Speaker: Guy Martin, Executive Director of OASIS Open

The COVID-19 global pandemic has raised the already bright visibility of technology to an even higher level. Join Guy Martin, Executive Director at OASIS Open, as he presents this webinar that will discuss how we can make open source and open standards even more effective by helping them recapture their strong partnership.

Microsoft open-sources Counterfit, an AI security risk assessment tool

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5 Reasons Open Source Is Critical To Going Cloud Native

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Here's how open source is making it shine Cloud native is in the spotlight with COVID-19-driven digitalization.

Password breach service Have I Been Pwned goes open source

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Password breach database Have I Been Pwned is now entirely open source, making good on a promise from its creator Troy Hunt last year. Read More.

Snyk bolsters open source software security with FossID acquisition

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Snyk has acquired FossID, a startup that develops a software composition analysis tool for open source code. Read More.

Ultimate Guide to the Cloud Data Lake Engine

This guide describes how to evaluate cloud data lake engine offerings based on their ability to deliver on their promise of improving performance, data accessibility, and operational efficiency as compared with earlier methods of querying the data lake.

How TerminusDB is commercializing its open source graph database

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Big Data Cloud Dev Enterprise Security VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics funding daily Open source TerminusDB TerminusHubTerminusDB has raised $4.3

Open source freedom on overdrive–via the cloud?

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DataStax open sourced a distribution of Apache Cassandra built for Kubernetes called K8ssandra. That’s cool, but it’s not really the story. I waited for a few days to see if […]. News DataStax

Yugabyte raises $48M for open source SQL database alternative

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Yugabyte raises $48 million to advance adoption of its open source SQL database based on an extensible document archiecture. Read More.

Open source time-series database operator Timescale raises $40M

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Timescale, the company behind the open source time-series database TimeScaleDB, has raised $40 million in a series B round of funding. Read More.

Researchers open-source benchmarks measuring quality of AI-generated code

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ETL company Airbyte raises $5.2M to integrate open source data

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million to democratize data integration using open source tools readily accessible to data science teams. AI Big Data Enterprise VB Home Page ai Airbyte category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics/Enterprise Technology ETL tools Open source

Oracle open-sources Java machine learning library

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Looking to meet enterprise needs in the machine learning space, Oracle is making its Tribuo Java machine learning library available free under an open-source license. With Tribuo, Oracle aims to […].

How the pandemic is accelerating enterprise open source adoption

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Enterprise IT teams increasingly shifted to open source software solutions in 2020 as they adapted to the pandemic's disruptions. Read More.

Gitpod nabs $13M for cloud-based open source software development platform

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Gitpod, a cloud-based open source development environment, has raised $13 million in a fresh round of funding. Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page funding daily Github GitPod Open source

RudderStack targets developers with open source customer data platform

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RudderStack, maker of an open source customer developer platform (CDP), today announced a $21 million series A round of funding. Read More.

Varada open-sources Workload Analyzer for PrestoDB and Trino

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Varada open-sources Workload Analyzer for compatibility with PrestoDB and Trinio distributed SQL query engines advanced by rival consortiums. Read More.

The Open Source Index showcases GitHub’s most popular projects right now

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The Open Source Index showcases the top GitHub projects as per the number of people that are "watching" a project. Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial Open source Open Source Index Two Sigma Ventures

Apromore simplifies pulling data into open source process mining platform

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Apromore enhanced its open source business process mining platform by adding no-code ETL tools to capture data. Read More.

LinkedIn open-sources Dagli, a machine learning library for Java

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LinkedIn's Dagli, which is available in open source, is a machine learning library for Java and other JVM languages. Read More.

What IT Leaders Need to Know About Open Source Software

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Here are answers to some common questions about open source technology, which can be a key enabler of innovation and digital transformation efforts

Aiven: 91% of developers say open source is in their future

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91% of software developers expect open source to be a part of their organizations in years to come, accourding to a recent Aiven survey. Big Data Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Open source reports

Open Source Software Vulnerabilities Increased By 130% in 2019

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The number of open source software (OSS) vulnerabilities more than doubled in 2019 compared with 2018, a new RiskSense report has shown. Total common vulnerabilities and exposures vulnerabilities (CVEs) reached […].

Spotify open-sources Klio, a framework for AI audio research

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Klio, a platform open-sourced by Spotify, enables media file processing for the purposes of AI and machine learning research. AI Big Data Business Cloud Dev Media Mobile ai artificial intelligence audio processing developer machine learning music Open source spotify

Linux Foundation creates research division to study open source impact

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The Linux Foundation is creating a new research unit to provide greater insight into open source technology and the people creating it. Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Software/Operating Systems category-/Science Linux Foundation Open source

Aiven raises $150M to manage cloud data infrastructure for open source technologies

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Aiven, a company that provides managed open source data technologies on the major public clouds, has raised $150 million. Read More.